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Author Chinyama, Catherine N., 1958-

Title Benign Breast Diseases : Radiology -- Pathology -- Risk Assessment / Catherine N. Chinyama
Edition Second edition
Published Berlin : Springer, 2014


Description 1 online resource (xix, 294 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents The normal female breast -- Overview of benign breast lesions.-Radiology of breast lesions -- Surgery of benign breast lesions.-Pathology of benign breast lesions -- Inflammatory lesions -- Cystic lesions -- Fibro-epithelial lesions -- Infiltrative pseudo-malignant lesions -- Epithelial proliferative lesions -- Columnar cell lesions -- Mucocele-like lesions -- Calcification in benign lesions -- Non-epithelial lesions -- Male breast lesions -- Risk assessment in benign breast lesions
Summary The second edition of this book has been extensively revised and updated. There has been a lot of scientific advances in the radiology, pathology and risk assessment of benign breast lesions since the publication of the first edition. The first edition concentrated on screen-detected lesions, which has been rectified. New symptomatic and screen-detected lesions are discussed in the second edition and include: mastitis and breast abscess, idiopathic granulomatous mastitis, diabetic mastopathy, phyllodes tumour, gynaecomastia and pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia. The chapters on columnar ce
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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In Springer eBooks
Subject Breast -- Diseases -- Treatment
Risk assessment.
Diagnostic ultrasonic imaging.
Ultrasonic imaging.
Breast Diseases -- pathology
Breast Diseases -- diagnostic imaging
Magnetic Resonance Imaging -- methods
Mammography -- methods
Precancerous Conditions -- prevention & control
Risk Assessment
Ultrasonography, Mammary -- methods
risk assessment.
MEDICAL -- Gynecology & Obstetrics.
Breast -- Cancer -- Pathophysiology
Breast -- Diseases
Breast -- Imaging
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013957064
ISBN 9783642410659